Jobs in Uganda - 4 Study Nurse Jobs at Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC)

4 Study Nurse posts

Location:  Jobs in Uganda 2021


Work Hours: Full-time, 08 hours per day

Salary: UGX

No. of vacancies: 04

Deadline: 25 January 2021

Hiring Organization  Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC)

JOB DETAILS:
Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC) is a not-for-profit organization carrying out research in Malaria, HIV/AIDS and TB.
Job Opening: 4 Study Nurses
The Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC) with support from Malaria Action Plan for Districts (MAPD) seeks to hire suitable candidates for the position of STUDY NURSE to conduct antimalarial therapeutic efficacy studies. The successful candidate will be based at any one of the following sites namely Arua, Busia, and Kanungu district.

Duties and Responsibilities
1.Responsible for patient randomization to treatment
2.Oversight of the welfare of patients3.Issuetransport reimbursements to study patients
4.Work with Clinicians to manage the daily operation of the study clinic, ensuring clinic opens Monday-Sunday from 8:00am-5:00pm, when on duty
5.Participatein screening participants into the study
6.Triaging participants and taking vital signs during screening and other clinic visits
7.Schedule and review routine patient appointments and assist in identification of missed visits
8.Ordering of drugs and other clinic supplies, keeping stock of drugs and other clinical supplies
9.Administerand manage study and concomitant drugs and maintain all accountability logs
10.Conduct any needed ongoing participant counseling

Key Result Areas
1.Participants correctly randomized and treated
2.Appropriate patient management
3.Accurate and timely entry, tracking and recording of information on all source documents
4.Accurate and timely entry of all data and resolution of data queries
5.Adequate coverage of the study clinic

Qualifications and other desirables for the job:
1.Diploma in Nursing from a recognized Institution
2.At least 3 years work experience in a similar setting and or performing a similar activity
3.Good communication, interpersonal skills and networking skills
4.Integrity and ability to develop a productive working relationship with District Health Teams.
5.Ability to operate in a fast and diverse environment
6.Knowledge of local languages spoken in the study areas is a MUST (Arua, Busia, and Kanungu districts).

Job Education Requirements: Diploma


Job Experience Requirements: 3 years

Application procedure

Submit your applications using this link on the IDRC website: http://idrc-uganda.org/careers.html

ADDITIONAL IMPORTANT COMMENTS:

1. All applications must be submitted through the IDRC website on or before 5:00pm, Monday 25th January 2021.

2. Please indicate area of preference in your application letter

3.Submission of incomplete or inaccurate documents will render the applicant ineligible for consideration for the job opening.

4.Applications cannot be amended following submission.

5.ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED FURTHUR

IDRC is an equal opportunities employer and all suitable/ qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

IDRC does not use recruitment firms and does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process.


Date Posted: 2021-01-21

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